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Fellowship and Professorship Program

ITMO University Fellowship and Professorship Program aims to provide outstanding researchers and scientists from the world’s leading institutions, who are, or have the potential to become, leaders in their chosen fields, with the opportunity to build an independent research or lecturing career. Our intention is to help to develop the next generation of prominent scientists with the greatest potential at their postdoctoral, early career and professorial stages. This program is supported by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, The Federal Target Program "5-100".

ITMO University is proud to present three following subprograms

  • Fellowship Program invites international researchers at all stages of their academic career to pursue their further professional development in collaboration with key ITMO University research centers. The program is available only for scholars who have completed their PhD by the time of application (a PDF copy of the diploma is required).
  • Professorship Program is aimed at strengthening the internationalization of education and research at ITMO University by implementing cutting-edge teaching methods of lecturers from all over the world, as well as giving outstanding researchers the platform to move to a new scientific level in their chosen field.
  • Professors of Excellence program is aimed at bringing in top-level international educators and best of the best researchers from the world’s top universities that have the potential to enrich the educational and research scenery of ITMO University.

If you have questions about any program or the application process, please, contact:

ITMO University Fellowship and Professorship Program Coordinator,

Daria Zhukova 


+7 (812) 572-21-59

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